Chapter 26. Examination of the Stallion for Breeding Soundness

  1. Gary C. W. England BVetMed PhD DVetMed CertVA DVR DipVRep DipECAR DipACT ILTM FRCVS

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470751121.ch26

Fertility and Obstetrics in the Horse, Third Edition

Fertility and Obstetrics in the Horse, Third Edition

How to Cite

England, G. C. W. (ed) (2005) Examination of the Stallion for Breeding Soundness, in Fertility and Obstetrics in the Horse, Third Edition, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470751121.ch26

Editor Information

  1. Dean, School of Veterinary Medicine and Science, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington Campus, Loughborough, Leicestershire

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 9 MAR 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405120951

Online ISBN: 9780470751121

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Keywords:

  • stallion;
  • breeding;
  • bacteriological swabbing;
  • infection;
  • penis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Bacteriological swabbing (14.1)

  • Physical examination

  • Semen collection (also see 24.1)

  • Semen evaluation

  • Endocrinological testing of the stallion

  • Ultrasonographic examination of the stallion's reproductive tract

  • Endoscopic examination of the stallion's reproductive tract